• Rural Postpartum Mental Health: the Challenge to Improve

    7 monthes ago - By The Medical Care Blog

    Postpartum depression is common , preventable , and treatable. The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality challenge competition, “ Cross-Sectional Innovation to Improve Rural Postpartum Mental Health ,” identifies what communities are doing to improve access to mental healthcare for rural women. Furthermore, the challenge seeks new solutions to ensure that more women and families receive the help they need.
    Many rural women face barriers to accessing postpartum mental health care. There are several reasons for this. Firstly, rural areas have healthcare provider shortages. Secondly, in...
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